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How Trump Could Win 

It’s a long shot. A very, very long shot.

The Matt Bruenig Flap Reveals How Caustic Ideologues Become Internet Martyrs

What Message Did the U.S. Send Pakistan by Killing the Afghan Taliban’s Leader?

Even Environmentalists Are Giving in to Fracking—This Explains Our Climate Change Problem

Neo-Nazis Consider Taylor Swift Their “Aryan Goddess”


Sore Losers

After dissenting in a key case, Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas are still trying to keep juvenile offenders in prison for life.


Shorter Isn’t Better

The Wall Street Journal says Nigerian players have developed an amazing new Scrabble strategy. Don’t believe the hype.

Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas Are Still Trying to Keep Juvenile Offenders Behind Bars for Life

That Brilliant New Strategy For Conquering Scrabble? It’s Not New. Or Brilliant.

The SCOTUS Ruling Against Georgia’s Jury-Rigging Prosecutors Won’t Do Much to Solve Courtroom Racism

Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Opponent Is a Prototype in Bernie’s New Army

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